Donates Medicine to Kayts Hospital
:: 2011-09-23 15:55:10 Hours]
– Jaffna, extending its humanitarian assistance to Jaffna islands,
recently donated a stock of medicine to the Government Base Hospital
in the Kayts island.
Officer Commanding 51 Division Brigadier Piyal Wickramarathna handed
over the donation to Medical Superintendent of Kayts Base Hospital
Dr. Aruna Punnamoorthy on Thursday (22) during a brief ceremony
held at the hospital.
Doctor Ms Achala Balasooriya and a team of doctors from Kandy sponsored
the donation worth over Rs. 200,000/=.
Divisional Secretary Mr. K. Sri Mohan, Commanding Officer 17th Battalion
of Gemunu Watch (17 GW) Lieutenant Colonel Senaka Premawansa, Army
Officers and staff members of Kayts hospital were also present.
The donation organized by the Civil Affairs Office of 51 Division
in Kopay was coordinated by the17 GW serving in Kayts.